Originally Posted by DTMB
its like this in regards to everything across the board.
older paintings are more valuable & better (even though you can find artists to replicate any famous painting) & why older boxers are thought of as unbeatable gods, why old black & white movies always have ridiculous scores on rotten tomatoes no matter how hard they suck.
TO PRESERVE HISTORY.
More importantly, THEIR HISTORY.
That's what that is all about.
Not quite. The point about paintings is irrelevant as it's not about who can replicate it now, it's about who did it first.